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11 Amazing Images from High-Powered Microscopes

Bubonic plague bacteria (yellow)

Bubonic plague bacteria, shown in yellow, appears in the digestive system (purple) of a rat flea.

Credit: B. Joseph Hinnebusch, Elizabeth Fischer and Austin Athman, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health

Thanks to high-powered microscopes we’re able to see life in incredible detail.

From The Washington Post
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